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trader joe bottle bombs
« on: December 17, 2015, 11:58:55 PM »
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Re: trader joe bottle bombs
« Reply #1 on: December 18, 2015, 12:00:46 AM »
Must be a weak batch of bottles considering the soda would be force carbonated.

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Re: trader joe bottle bombs
« Reply #2 on: December 18, 2015, 12:02:19 AM »
Must be a weak batch of bottles considering the soda would be force carbonated.


That was my thought.
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Re: trader joe bottle bombs
« Reply #3 on: December 18, 2015, 12:02:34 AM »
Must be a weak batch of bottles considering the soda would be force carbonated.

appears so. i havent seen one yet up close, but looks like the thicker style flip top....i'm curious as to the issue.
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Vienna IPA          O'Fest
Dort
Mead                 
Cider                         
Ger'merican Blonde
Amber Ale
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Ger Pils
O'Fest

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Re: trader joe bottle bombs
« Reply #4 on: December 18, 2015, 12:14:38 AM »
I always figured the rubber seal would leak before the bottle would break.
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Re: trader joe bottle bombs
« Reply #5 on: December 18, 2015, 12:49:03 AM »

Must be a weak batch of bottles considering the soda would be force carbonated.

appears so. i havent seen one yet up close, but looks like the thicker style flip top....i'm curious as to the issue.
Don't get close :)

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Re: trader joe bottle bombs
« Reply #6 on: December 18, 2015, 10:03:58 AM »
I bought 2 jut before thanksgiving cause the wife loves moscow mules. I was hoping to keep them for my homebrew- already cleaned the label off too!! Bummer
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